151 engraved emblems; copperplates ascribed to Giulio Bonasone, after designs by Prospero Fontana and Parmigianino
In the Emblems copy, emblems 28, 34, 36, 50, 103, 111, 113 and 145 corrected by pasteovers; emblem 112 mounted on blank page (cf. McGeary & Nash); the Baldwin copy is correct in these places, without pasteovers
Binding (Emblems copy): Full green morocco, stamped in gilt, signed 'Lortic'; marbled endpapers
Binding (Baldwin copy): Half leather on paper boards
McGeary & Nash. Emblem books at the University of Illinois
Landwehr, J. Romanic Emblem Books
Mortimer, R. Italian 16th Cent.
pgs 9 and 10 repeatedly numbered.
Società Tipografica bolognese, publisher; Bonasone, Giulio, ca. 1498-ca. 1580, illustrator; Fontana, Prospero, 1512-1597, illustrator; Rocca, Michele, ca. 1670-ca. 1751, illustrator